President and CEO, Nazareth Home
President and CEO of Nazareth Home in Louisville, Kentucky, since 2011, Ms Haynes is an active advocate for innovation in long term care and began Kentucky’s first dementia support properties. The two Nazareth Homes are each 5 Star skilled nursing home ranked among the nation’s top 10% of communities. Due to their leadership in person centered and rehabilitation care, the Nazareth Homes have received the distinction of the state’s Facility of the Year and was designated one of Louisville’s Top Workplaces. As the founder of the Kentucky Coalition for Person Centered Care, Haynes is engaged with CMS as the leader of the state’s stakeholder group for improvement initiatives. Haynes has been honored by her peers for leadership and community education. Haynes is a founder of the Louisville Value Network and the Innovators Alliance serving on the initial board of the Thrive Center, an innovation hub. A frequent thought leader presenter and a Louisville Business First ‘leader to watch,” Haynes most recent frontier is the promotion of a better understanding of palliative care. This past year, Haynes was recognized for her leadership in elder care in Kentucky with the Champion for Aging Award.